Category: FinTech

Iran Continues to Develop State Cryptocurrency Despite Central Bank Ban

Iran has been developing its own cryptocurrency, a project which has yielded an experimental local crypto, despite the country’s central bank banning banks from dealing with cryptocurrencies. Iran’s Information and Communications Technology Minister has shed light on the project, commented on its alleged use to evade sanctions, and clarified the central bank’s action. Also read: Yahoo!

The Virtual Merger

by Dominique Michael Bellemans and Bob Reno Once upon a time, the Virtual Merger used to be disrespectfully recommended by wise men with expensive suits and by reputable experts that charged astronomical hourly fees as a second-hand, half-baked alternative when a “true” merger could not take place. For example, because of poor economic conditions, lack